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Session_14_quiz[1] - Why, according to Schlosser, are...

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Question 1 Who is Kenny Dobbins? A) A supervisor at a meatpacking plant. B) A regulator who works for the federal government. C) A former employee of the Monfort corporation. Schlosser discusses his story on pages 186-190.
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Question 2 What is OSHA supposed to do? A) Help companies increase profits at the expense of workers. B) Monitor workplace safety. See pp. 178-180. C) Reduce barriers on American goods traded overseas. D) None of the above.
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Question 3 What, according to Schlosser, is the worst job in the United States? A) Garbage collector. B) Busboy in a fast-food restaurant. C) Farmer. D) Slaughterhouse cleaner. See p. 177 (top of the page).
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Unformatted text preview: Why, according to Schlosser, are meatpackers under tremendous pressure not to report injuries? A) Annual bonuses of supervisors often are based on injury rates of workers. B) Supervisors often grant favors to workers who dont report injuries. C) Injured workers reduce profits. D) A, B, and C. Schlosser attributes the pressure to multiple, interacting factors, including these three. See p. 175. Question 5 Meatpacking is the most dangerous job in the United States. A) True. From the text (p. 172): Meatpacking is now the most dangerous job in the United States. B) False. C) Schlosser does not address this....
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